Alumni

Since BIGSAS was founded in 2007, 98 Junior Fellows have successfully completed the PhD programme:

 

NameResearch ProjectCompleted
Abdalla, Salma Mohamed Charity Drops. Water Provision and the Politics of the Zakat Chamber in Khartoum, Sudan

06/2015

Abd Elkreem, Tamer Power Relations of Development: The Case of Dam Construction in the Nubian Homeland, Sudan

06/2016

Alemu, Girum Getachew Localized Adaptation to Climate Change: Pastoral Agency under Changing Environments in Dry Land Parts of Upper Awash Valley, Ethiopia

01/2014

Araújo, Paulo Domínios conceituais das construções locativas, existenciais, comitativas e possessivas em línguas bantas

06/2013

Ayong, Ahmed Traditional Islamic Scholarly Culture in Northern Cameroon, 1900 to the Present

03/2017

Baas, Renzo The Production of a Terrortorium, a Terrortory, and an ImagiNation: Fictioning Namibia as a Space of Desire under the Shadows of German Colonialism, South African Apartheid, and the Namibian Liberation Struggle

02/2017

Badi, Dida Recits d'Origine et de Fondation des Communautes Nomades et Sedentaires du Tassili n Azjer (Algerie/Libye)

02/2010

Baiyewu, Timothy The Transformation of Aladura Christianity in Nigeria

10/2014

Bakhit, Mohamed Identity and Lifestyles Construction in Multi-ethnic Shantytowns: a case study of Al-Baraka community in Khartoum, Sudan

01/2015

Bakpa, Mimboabe Etude du ngbem, parler gangam de Koumongou. Description et analyse comparative

07/2012

Bello, Baba Mai The Perception of HIV/AIDS among Students in North-Eastern Nigeria

09/2012

Bello, Sakinatou La traite des enfants et l'application des conventions internationales relatives aux droits de l'enfant en République du Bénin

06/2013

Ben Amara, Ramzi The Izala-movement in Nigeria: Its Split, Relationship to Sufis and Perception of Sharia Re-Implementation 08/2011
Bloemertz, Lena Socio-Ecological Dynamics in the Lower River Nyando Basin, Kenya

10/2014

Bochow, Astrid Intimität und Sexualität vor der Ehe. Werbung (courtship) und Werte im Wandel in Kumasi und Endwa (Ghana) 11/2008
Bock, Stephan Translations of urban regulation within the relation of Kigali (Rwanda) and Singapore

01/2017

Boger, Julia Coming Full Circle. Return migration and job-hunting experiences of Cameroonian and Ghanaian graduates from Germany

05/2014

Bonkat, Lohna Surviving in a Conflict Environment: Market Women and Changing Socioeconomic Relations in Jos, Nigeria - 2001–2010

12/2015

Borszik, Anne-Kristin Dispute Settlement in Eastern Guinea-Bissau. Self-presentations, Stories and Agency

06/2014

Boukari, Oumarou Articulation du discours dans le Songhay. Pour une réflexion syntaxique et semantico-pragmatique à partir de quelques connecteurs du Songhay-Zarma 05/2008
Brahima, Abraham L'intraduisible en question. Problématique linguistique africaine et décolonisation conceptuelle, une lecture critique

05/2013

Brinkmann, Felix Kleinhandel unter schwierigen institutionellen Voraussetzungen - Reaktionen, Strategien und Lösungen der Händler auf dem Chisokone-Markt in Kitwe/Sambia

05/2015

Chepngetich, Pamela Spectacles of Displacement, Institutional and Vernacular Photography on Refugees in Dadaab, North-Eastern Kenya

12/2015

Coulibaly, Nonlourou Marie Paule Logiques sociales de la solidarité envers les personnes vivant avec le VIH: Etude de cas menée dans les zones transfrontalières de la Côte d'Ivoire avec le Ghana et du Ghana avec le Togo

06/2015

Dahlmanns, Erika Die Einheit der Kinder Gihangas. Kulturelle Dynamiken und politische Fiktionen der Neugestaltung von Gemeinschaft in Ruanda.

12/2015

Danfulani, Chikas The Re-implementation of Sharia in Northern Nigeria and the Education of Muslim Women 1999-2007

06/2012

Daniel, Antje Organisation - Vernetzung - Bewegung. Frauenbewegungen in Kenia und Brasilien

02/2015

Debele, Serawit Bekele Managing Irreecha Ritual: Religion and Politics in Post 1991 Ethiopia

08/2015

Debelo, Asebe CONFLICTS, NARRATIVES OF ENTITLEMENT AND COMPETING VIEWS OVER NECH SAR NATIONAL PARK, ETHIOPIA

06/2014

de Haas, Ricarda Spoken Word Goes Digital. Performance Poetry und Social Media in Harare (SIMBABWE) und Johannesburg (SÜDAFRIKA). Eine gendersensible Analyse.

01/2016

Djiala, Diderot Sensibilisation contre le VIH/SIDA au Cameroun: Analyse sémiolinguistique des affiches

04/2017

Dodounou, Tsevi Le mythe de l'Albinos dans les Récits Subsahariens Francophones 06/2010
Donsomsakulkij, Weeraya Towards A South African "Post-Pastoralism": Alternative Environmentalisms and Multispecies Narratives in Selected Post-Apartheid South African Literature

09/2016

El-Hassab, Ahmed Omer Corporate Social Responsibility Conduct/Disclosure In the Experience of Sudanese Islamic Banks, 2008-2010

01/2013

El Maarouf, Moulay Driss The Local and Global Dynamics of Moroccan Music Festivals

07/2013

El Naggare, Maroua Enfances. De quelques recueils francophones de récits d'enfance

10/2013

Eresso, Meron Zeleke Religious Syncretism and Dispute Settlement: A Study of Sufi Shrine in North Eastern Ethiopia

06/2012

Fantaw, Setargew Technology-Culture Dialogue: Cultural and Sociotechnical Appropriation of Mobile Phones in Ethiopia

01/2013

 
Fink, Katharina [Un/doing Sophiatown] Contemporary reverberations of a myth and in a suburb

03/2014

Firsching, Henrike "Apples of gold in settings of silver is a word spoken at the right time" The translation of biblical metaphors in Hausa and Swahili

01/2015

Flosbach, Johannes Financial Performance of Microfinance Institutions in Ghana and Uganda: Development and Application of the Achievement Stages Model

06/2014

Gebauer, Claudia "Recently there were a lot of changes" - Translations of the "Adaptation to Climate Change Paradigm" in Rwanda

02/2016

Geda, Gemechu Pilgrimages and Sycretism: Religious Transformation among the Arsi Oromo of Ethiopia

02/2014

Glover, Evam Polygyny Among the Middleclass in Ghana: An Anthropological Study of Urban Family Life

12/2014

Häberlein, Tabea Generationen-Bande.Ordnung, Praxis und Geschichte der Generationenbeziehungen bei den Lama (Kabiye) im nördlichen Togo

11/2012

Hänsch, Valerie Der Versuch zu bleiben. Dammbau und Krise im sudanesischen Niltal

11/2016

Hailu, Aychegrew Towards a History of Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in Ethiopia since the 1960s

06/2016

Jaji, Rosemary Refugee Women and the Experience of Local Integration in Nairobi, Kenya 11/2009
Kagoro, Jude Militarization in Post-1986 Uganda: Politics, Military and Society Interpenetration

04/2013

 
Kamdem, Hector The Basic Narrative of National Unity and Peace in Cameroonian Political Speeches: A Discourse Analytical Perspective

12/2015

Kastner, Kristin Zwischen Suffering und Styling. Nigerianische Migrantinnen beiderseits des Estrecho 05/2011
Kiragu, Serah Undeveloped Adaptation - Climate risks, vulnerability and household well-being in Mwingi / Kenya

10/2013

Köppen, Grit Performative Künste in Äthiopien: Internationale Kulturbeziehungen und postkoloniale Artikulationen

12/2016

Koto, Yawo L'environnementalisme en Afrique francophone. La représentation de l'environnement dans la littérature et le cinéma africains francophones au sud du Sahara.

07/2015

Kozi, Marie-Laure Description comparative des langues du sous-groupe Bia Nord: agni, baule, anufo

09/2013

Kroeker, Lena "In between Life and Death" - HIV-Positive Women in Lesotho and their Obstetric Choices 05/2012
Kuhn, Tobias Die Ordnung hinter der Ordnung. Ethnographie einer islamischen Geheimwissenschaft (Senegal)

11/2014

Lar, Jimam Timchang Vigilantism, State, and Society in Plateau State, Nigeria: A History of Plural Policing (1950 to the present)

11/2015

Mané, Fodé Abulai Local actors and institutions of conflict resolution: the case of the Bambadinca Sector (Eastern Guinea-Bissau)

03/2015

Marowa, Ivan Environment and Social Memories: Responses to Involuntary Resettlement in North-Western Zimbabwe, c. 1900-2000

07/2014

Mbaye, Aminata Cécile Les discours sur l'homosexualité au Sénégal. L'analyse d'une lutte représentationnelle.

01/2017

Megento, Tebarek Inter-firm Relationships and Governance Structures. A study of the Ethiopian leather and leather products industry value chain 11/2010
Mendes, Paulina The Manjaco facing uncertainty: At the crossroads of local and universal knowledge

05/2015

Mkumbukwa, Abdallah The History of Use and Conservation of Marine Resources in Zanzibar: Nineteenth Century to the Present

06/2014

Mohammed, Bakheit The Religious Men in Jebel Marra: The Process of Learning and the Performance of Islamic Rituals and Practices

11/2016

Morisho, Nene A New Institutional Economics Approach to Cross Border Small Business: A Case Study of Goma/Gisenyi Border

09/2013

Narh, Peter Negotiating behavioural change: regime interaction in environmental governance in Ghana

06/2014

Ndi, Gilbert Shang State/Society: Narrating Transformations in Selected African Novels

04/2014

Ndogo, Samuel Narrating the Self and Nation in Kenyan Autobiographical Writings

06/2013

Ndong, Louis Kulturtransfer in der Übersetzung von Literatur und Film am Beispiel von Semèbene Ousmanes Novelle Niiwam und deren Verfilmung Niiwam der lange Weg

12/2012

Nganga, Simon Funeral Performances in Kenya: A Contribution to Communicative Genre Analysis

11/2014

Ng'atigwa, Francis The Media in Society: Religious Radio Stations, Socio-Religious Discourse and National Cohesion in Tanzania

12/2013

Ngawa Mbaho, Carline Liliane La vente des produits de santé dans les cars interurbains au Cameroun : une analyse interactionnelle

01/2017

Nicoue, Délia Migration et Savoirs. Reconstruction ethnographique des itinéraires et périples de l'apprentissage sur le parcours migratoire de jeune Éthiopiennes entre l'Éthiopie et l'Allemagne

09/2016

Nrenzah, Genevieve Modernizing Indigenous Priesthood and Revitalizing Old Shrines: Current Developments on Ghana's Religious Landscape

06/2015

Nyada, Germain Kindheit, Autobiografik und Interkulturalität. Eine vergleichende Studie zu Kindheitstexten von Laye Camara, Elias Canetti, Jean-Martin Tchaptchet und Yusuf Yeşilöz 03/2010
Oldenburg, Silke À Goma on sait jamais... Jugend im ganz normalen Ausnahmezustand in Goma, DR Kongo

01/2013

Omanga, Duncan Mainye The Media and Terrorism: Editorial Cartoons, Framing and Legitimacy in the Kenyan Press, 1998-2008

08/2013

Otundo, Billian Exploring Ethnically-Marked Varieties of Kenyan English: Intonation and Associated Attitudes

11/2015

Owino, Robert International Environmental Law and Trans-boundary Resource Co-operation Frameworks in the Lake Victoria Basin: An Assessment of Effectiveness

07/2015

Peem, Laure Traduire des textes sur le VIH et le sida en basaa: Cas des affiches et des dépliants

09/2012

Riahi, Idris The Modernity of Witchcraft in the Ghanaian Online Setting

04/2017

Rieß, Johanna Zwischen wirklichen Räumen und digitalen Aneignungsmodi: Nutzerkonstruktionen des Internets in Nairobi/Kenia

02/2017

Rudic, née Kryck, Christiane Housing finance strategies of informal settlement dwellers. Factors of influence and the impacts of planned interventions in Dar es Salaam

04/2015

Sabbi, Matthew Local State Institution-Building and the Unfulfilled Promise of Participatory Development: The case of Ghana

07/2016

Scheffler, Jennifer Ethnotourismus in der Kalahari

02/2015

Siegert, Nadine (Re)mapping Luanda. Nostalgie & Utopie in der ästhetischen Praxis

11/2013

Tchokothe, Rémi Transgression in the Modern Swahili Novel: a Comparative Approach to Narratives and their Reception

06/2012

Teca, Afonso Estudo da voz verbal em Kizómbò (H.16k)

10/2016

Traoré, Daouda Le sena̰r (langue senufo du Burkina Faso): éléments de description et d’influence du jula véhiculaire dans un contexte de contact de langues

07/2014

Turner, Irina Businified Political Discourse on the State of the South African Nation: A Dialogue between Presidential Speeches and Newspaper Reports

07/2013

Umlauf, René MOBILE TESTS - EINFACHES WISSEN: Zur Laboratorisierung und Projektifizierung der Malariadiagnose im ländlichen Uganda

02/2016

Ungruhe, Christian Lasten tragen, Moderne befördern. Wanderarbeit, Jugend, Erwachsenwerden und ihre geschlechtsspezifischen Differenzierungen in Ghana

06/2015

Vierke, Clarissa The Poem of the Palanquin. A Text Edition of the "Utendi wa Haudaji" together with a Textual Analysis Approaching the Style of the Nineteenth-Century Swahili Utendi 04/2010
Wafula, Magdaline Narrative Voice and Focalization in the Narration of Generational Conflicts in Selected Kiswahili Novels

12/2013

Wario, Halkano Networking the Nomads: a Study of Tablīghī Jamāʽat among the Borana of Northern Kenya

04/2012

Wijngaarden, Vanessa Persistent images of "the other" in cultural tourism: The interplay between Maasai's and tourists' imaginations and their face-to-face interactions

05/2015

Woldegiorgis, Emnet Tadesse Regionalization of Higher Education in Africa and the Operationalization of the African Union Higher Education Harmonization Strategy

11/2015